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Vasconcellos 163, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4522 9156
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Ottawa, Canada
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ànjo Preto is well located in the main Plaza de Armas in the heart of the old colonial city of Colonia and just under magnificent trees. Inside, the decor is beautiful, modern by the vivid colors and full of local tradition by the frames, statues, artefacts etc The food doesn't match the place. Ordinary drinks, ordinary meals: we had a... More 

Thank lesGlobetrotteRs13
Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

We reached Colonia in the early afternoon and were looking for a place to have a light lunch. Followed the advice of our not so good guide and went to this place. Location was great on the quiet square in the shades, and service was ok (but certainly not above average). Low point was the food. Dry and tasteless, worth... More 

1 Thank Frank L
San Jose, California
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

The food was okay, I had some fish sandwich which I realized was some lox or cured fish with some sort of spread on bread with some fries. I had to get a large beer because it was so hot in Colonia. I would rather eat on the main street outside of the old town because the prices are more... More 

Thank sa177
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Very slow service. Took us over 1 hour to be served. We had the "chivito al plato" which had tons of fries and very little steak. The dish also came incomplete based on the description of the menu. The check took us forever to arrive and they didn't let us pay the chivito with credit card to get the discount,... More 

Thank Helio K
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

Nice server, the rest was pretty average with the standard food served in all Uruguay. No reason to return and lots of more interesting options.

Thank John H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Went to several places in town, with my fiancé. Some are good, some are not. But this one deserves some attention. =]

Thank Felipe G
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88 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

The place is nice, but food is terrible! I had a spaghetti that was very badly cooked! In my table of 5, the only plate was ok was the raviolones negros. Don't go, in the expensive!

Thank MarioBordignon
Rosario, Argentina
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

My mom and I shared a very tasty milanesa napolitana with smashed potatoes ( the latter wasn't very good ). But the place is nice and the service is great!

Thank Julieminerva
Montevideo Department, Uruguay
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2014

The customer service was great, the place itself is ok with beautiful artwork, however the food was way too expensive for what it was.

1 Thank Rosina R
Montevideo, Uruguay
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2014

The special ravioli dish had little flavor. The Greek salad was a few unripe tomatoes and cucumbers in a pool of soupy cheese. The waitress was nice and service was prompt.

Thank EugenieFoodie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vasconcellos 163, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 9156

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?